AP English Language And Composition Exam Quiz

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AP English Language And Composition Exam Quiz - Quiz

The AP English Language exam tests your ability of comprehension. It includes various compositions to answer questions on English Language. Your ability to read and understand various passages is tested in this standard exam. Take the test in preparation for your exams.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I grew up in an orphanage where we had very little to eat and drink, and Miss Rose, the young woman in charge of the foster home often made us work very long hours without a three square meal. She believed the less children had to eat keeps them alert and fast on their feet, and I kind of believe her. All night, I don't sleep because of the aching hunger that grows stronger everyday, I've grown whiter and thinner since I came here. My mother was diagnosed with a terminal illness and she was always sick, she couldn't take care of me even if she wanted to. My father was a policeman who drank too much and he ran into gambling debts last year, he had since ran away without turning back. Life hasn't been rosy, but its all I've got. Answer the questions that follow Why did the orphanage bring the writer in, even though his father was alive?
    • A. 

      He ran into gambling debts  

    • B. 

      He ran away

    • C. 

      He wasn't his father

    • D. 

      He didn't seem responsible enough to grant him custody

  • 2. 
    Why does the writer find it hard to sleep?
    • A. 

      He was always alert.

    • B. 

      He was always hungry

    • C. 

      They were not allowed to sleep

    • D. 

      The mosquitoes disturbed him.

  • 3. 
    The father was a:
    • A. 

      Soldier

    • B. 

      Policeman Prevents bacteria from infecting the nail

    • C. 

      Gambler

    • D. 

      Driver

  • 4. 
    Why did his father run away?
    • A. 

      He hated his child

    • B. 

      He had gambling debts

    • C. 

      He was exiled

    • D. 

      He had no home

  • 5. 
    What is the tone of the writer?
    • A. 

      Blunt

    • B. 

      Explanatory

    • C. 

      Pitiful

    • D. 

      Optimistic

  • 6. 
    "Swing into action" is a/an...
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Allusion

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 7. 
    Don't ..... my book, or I will report to the teacher.
    • A. 

      Lose

    • B. 

      Lost

    • C. 

      Loose

    • D. 

      Loses

  • 8. 
    Tiana gave Jeremiah and ..... the money.
    • A. 

      I

    • B. 

      Me

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Give the first composition a suitable title.
    • A. 

      The Orphanages

    • B. 

      The plight of an orphan

    • C. 

      The avoidance of parental responsibility

    • D. 

      Hope and life

  • 10. 
    Who does the writer believe?
    • A. 

      The father

    • B. 

      Miss Rose

    • C. 

      The mother

    • D. 

      The state

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